Who is Afraid of an Igbo president? – By Tochukwu Ezukanma

By Tochukwu Ezukanma | Lagos, Nigeria | March 28, 2022 – Without any legitimate grievance, but desperate to justify the need for the Igbo to secede from Nigeria, neo-Biafran propagandists have a penchant for disgusting falsehood. They make weird and wacky allegations, like the Igbo are enslaved and being exterminated in Nigeria, and Nigerians are afraid […]

Obasanjo, Atiku in ‘closed door’ meeting over 2023 presidency

Obasanjo, Atiku in ‘closed door’ meeting over 2023 presidency Atiku with Obasanjo in Abeokuta By Adejoke Adeleye Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has stormed Abeokuta, Ogun State for a crucial meeting with former President Olusegun Obasanjo. The meeting is not unconnected with plans by Atiku to stage a comeback to contest next year’s presidency. He […]

Babangida tells politicians : Nigerians complain about your mediocrity

Iyorchia Ayu and Babangida By Aminu Ahmed, Minna Former military president, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida said Nigerians complain today of autocrats, mediocres, ethnic champions, incompetent and visionless political actors. Babangida read from a prepared speech Tuesday as he addressed visiting Iyorchia Ayu, National, chairman of the People’s Democratic Party ( PDP), at his Hilltop Mansion […]

Cancelled Zamfara trip: PDP suggesting Buhari should have gone by road smacks of mischief – Presidency

From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The Presidency has described as smacking of mischief the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) comments that President Muhammadu Buhari cancelled his trip to Zamfara over the fear of being attacked by terrorists and that he should have gone by road. President Buhari, who was in Sokoto on Thursday to inaugurate some projects, […]

Ernest Shonekan head of infamous ING dies in Lagos

Late Chief Ernest Shonekan Chief Ernest Shonekan, head of the infamous Interim National Government in 1993 has died. The former chairman of UAC and its first Nigerian CEO died in Lagos at the age of 85. Shonekan, who was born in Abeokuta, headed the interim Nigerian Government between 26 August and 17 November 1993. The […]

Ojukwu wept on my shoulder for forgiveness over role in war – Amb Ukume

Ojukwu wept on my shoulder for forgiveness over role in war – Amb Ukume Ojukwu (r); Shagari (l) By Joseph Erunke Explains how he convinced Shehu Shagari to grant Ojukwu pardon NIGERIAN Ambassador to Cote D’Ivoire during late President Shehu Shagari’s administration, Denis Ukume, has disclosed that late Biafra warlord, Odumegwu Ojukwu, wept under his […]

Babangida roots for Osinbajo to lead Nigeria in 2023 (How about rooting for an Igbo president? Still one Nigeria?)

Ex-military president Ibrahim Babangida and VP Yemi Osinbajo By Chijioke Okoronkwo In a move that will certainly generate political tremors across the country in the days ahead, former Nigeria’s military president, retired Gen. Ibrahim Babangida on Thursday said Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is the best person succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in 2023.     Osinbajo […]

Jonathan, 8th NASS responsible for insecurity in Nigeria not Buhari

Jonathan, 8th NASS responsible for insecurity in Nigeria not Buhari Goodluck Jonathan and Bukola Saraki The Muslim Rights Concern has blamed former President Goodluck Jonathan and the 8th Nigeria National Assembly under the leadership of Bukola Saraki, for the current security challenges in the North. The group stated this on Saturday while reacting to the […]

I fled to London to save my life, avoid serving in Obasanjo’s govt – Akande

I fled to London to save my life, avoid serving in Obasanjo’s govt – Akande Akande and Obasanjo Former Interim National Chairman, All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Bisi Akande has revealed that he fled to London to avoid serving in the government of former President Olusegun Obasanjo. He said he feared for his life if […]

Pictures: Former Nigerian President Jonathan reconnects with school mates in a Reunion meet, 40 years after

Former Nigerian President Jonathan reconnects with school mates in a Reunion meet, 40 years after – Urban Life Post Former President Jonathan standing third from right Former school mates of former President Goodluck Jonathan met in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, for a reunion, forty years after graduating from the Univeristy of Port Harcourt in 1981. The […]

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